Ancient Lithuanian Kanklės / Players and Masters / Players / Players of North Eastern Aukštaičiai

Petras Lapienė
(1865 - 1962)



Lived:Biržai reg., Kviriškis fm.
Profesion:Farmer.
Records:In 1937 he played into the disks II, sang 40 sutartinė and 40 homophonic style folk songs.
  1. Sutartinė "Obelyt gražuolyt" (1.02) Fragment of the record (20 s)
  2. Astriškų march (0.56) Fragment of the record (17 s)
Records from audio tape "Lithuanian folk music (part 1) - Kanklės".
Information:His kanklės are in the depository of IEM EM 2974 (see drawings of the kanklės of North Eastern Aukštaičiai)
Picture from:APV 1994:52.


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